Ile Ste Helene Vacations
While you are in Ile Ste Helene, be sure to spend a little time exploring surrounding areas like Downtown Montreal, Old Montreal and Hochelaga-Maisonneuve.
Ile Ste Helene has plenty of museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Take a tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the fascinating displays at Biosphere, the Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History and Fonderie Darling. Book seats for a lively show at the Place des Arts, Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier and the Centaur Theatre. If you enjoy art museums and galleries, check out the exhibits at the Museum of Contemporary Art and the St. Dizier Gallery.
If the sun is out, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Enjoy some of the scenic parklands such as Sun-Yat-Sen Park.
Spots such as Habitat 67, the Champ de Mars and Victoria Square are well worth visiting during your time in the area. The Notre Dame Basilica, Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel and the Saint-Pierre Apotre Church offer those exploring Montreal the opportunity to better understand the part religion has played in the area.
Browse the boutiques and purchase some original souvenirs at popular nearby shopping venues such as Complexe Desjardins.
If you're crazy about sports, you’ll enjoy seeing local heroes, the Montreal Alouettes, doing battle in nearby Percival Molson Memorial Stadium. On match days the stadium overflows with red, blue, silver and white, as local football lovers join together to support their beloved team.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Hotel Gouverneur Place Dupuis Montréal, the Hotel Des Arts, and the Days Inn - Montreal Downtown.